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  Useful Spanish phrases for the Beckhams!
Updated 19 June 2003, 14.38

Now David Beckham is on his way to Real Madrid, we thought he and his family might need a bit of a hand learning Spanish.

We've got a few phrases that might help the Beckhams settle into their new home...

Phrases for David

  • Can you tell me where the nearest hairdressers is please?
    ¿Dónde está la peluquería más cercana?
  • He was pulling my shirt first, referee!
    ¡ árbitro, el me estaba tirando la camiseta!
  • Do you like my tattoos?
    ¿Te gustan mis tatuajes?
  • It's a game of two halves
    Es un juego de dos partes
  • Ow! It hurts!
    ¡Ay, éso duele!
  • Do you like my fancy new boots?
    Te gustan mis botas nuevas?
  • These are my sons - can you give us matching haircuts please?
    Estos son mis hijos - ¿Nos corta el pelo a todos igual, por favor?
  • Yes, sometimes I do like to wear skirts
    Sí, algunas veces me gusta ponerme faldas.
  • I am big in Japan too
    Soy super conocido en Japón.

Phrases for Posh

  • Where can I find all the designer shops please?
    ¿Dónde están las tiendas de ropa de diseñadores?
  • Where can I change a nappy?
    ¿Dónde puedo cambiar pañales?
  • Can I just have a salad please?
    Solo quiero una ensalda, gracias.
  • Where can I get my hair-extension re-done?
    ¿Dónde me pueden rehacer las extensiones de pelo?
  • My husband is the England captain you know
    Mi marido es el capitán de Inglaterra, ¿sabes?
  • Have you heard my music at all?
    ¿Has escuchado mi música alguna vez?
  • Do you know who the Spice Girls were?
    ¿Sabes quiénes eran las Spice Girls?

Phrases for Brooklyn

  • Do you like Harry Potter?
    ¿Te gusta Harry Potter?
  • Can I have a cheeseburger please?
    Quiero una hamburgesa con queso, por favor?
  • Hands off my Manchester United boots!
    No me toques las botas del Manchester United.
  • My dad's a star footballer
  • Mi padre es toda una estrella del fútbol.
    I miss gran and granpa
    Echo de menos a mis abuelos.
  • Do you want to play football with me?
    ¿Quieres jugar al fútbol conmigo?
  • Do you like my designer gear?
    ¿Te gusta mi ropa de diseño?

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